This week's been a bit quieter than last, but still pretty hectic. Saturday: Rehearse, rehearse, rehearse... Struggling to remember words some of the time. Not sure why it's so hard. What's going on? Make sure I have one song in my set that is mostly instrumental. Sunday : Gig at Sonophilia Festival, Lincoln, on their…Read more Another Week Flown By
With Dad doing a lot better and dropping hints that I have my own life to get back to, I've felt able to concentrate a lot more on finishing my started music - punctuated by a few medical appointments that I've provided transport for and just keeping an eye out to make sure things are…Read more Survival – New Album!
This week's POTW is a bit different from previous ones, which have all so far been Spotify playlists. This one is a Musicoin playlist, run by artist Juxta via the Atom Collector Records website, with a little help from another artist, Self Suffice, aka Rapoet. Musicoin doesn't have playlist features built into its website just yet, so…Read more Playlist of the Week (2018/20)
There were various articles last summer predicting doom and gloom for Soundcloud before they were rescued. That triggered some research into what alternatives there are, which has resulted in my writing a series of blog posts aimed at musicians and music geeks to share what I found out. This one deals with the Musicoin.org site,…Read more What alternatives are there to Soundcloud? (Pt 5: Musicoin)
There were various articles last summer predicting doom and gloom for Soundcloud before they were rescued. With that in mind, I did a little research into what alternatives independent musicians have to Soundcloud. This is part 4 of the series aimed at independent artists. Comments relate to the free version of Bandcamp: there is a…Read more What alternatives are there to Soundcloud? (Part 4: Bandcamp)